International Cultural Evening 2019

Our group was back performing in this prestigious event at Sheffield City Hall on 23rd March 2019.  We performed dances from Mexico (La Negra and Sinaloense) and from Colombia (Bulerenge). Many thanks to the Latin American Society at Sheffield University for their support and ICE organising committee for inviting us.   Advertisements

Day of the Dead celebrations 2018

Son de America is collaborating with so many brilliant people to put together the Day of the Dead 2018 celebrations. Free family friendly events taking place between 30th October and 3rd November! Hope you can join us 🙂  

Son de America performances 2016

We had a relatively busy year performance wise 🙂 Here’s a list of the events we participated in 2016 so far: 20th February – Latin American Day School, Sheffield-Cube Solidarity Campaign, Sheffield. 2nd March – Huddersfield University Cultural Festival 13th March – Nether Edge Farmers Market 19th March – Mardi Gras fundraiser for Sharrow Festival … Continue reading

Day of the Dead: a Celebration of Life

Day of the Dead: a Celebration of Life facebook page showcases how Son de America celebrated this special day the last couple of years in Sheffield as well as how it’s celebrated across Mexico.   Dr. Elizabeth Uruchurtu, one of Son de America’s most active members, talks about the Day of the Dead in BBC Radio … Continue reading

El paso firme de “Son de América”

Publicado el enero 12, 2014 por  The Mexican Cultural Centre (MCC), United Kingdom. E. Lizz Cedillo* Son de América es un grupo de danza folclórica latinoamericana. Un proyecto que inició en Sheffield, Inglaterra, hace más de una década por iniciativa de Silvia Pimentel y un grupo de entusiastas colaboradores de diferentes nacionalidades y ocupaciones. La pasión de … Continue reading

Performances 2012

August Monday 12th Billingham International Dance Festival September Saturday 7th, Sheaf Valley Festival, Sheffield Saturday 14th, America Libre, Sheffield Sunday 15th, Cathedral Saturday 21st, La Fonda Chilena, Sheffield Sunday 22nd, Nether Edge Farmer’s Market, Sheffield October Friday 11th, Huddersfield University MARCH 2013 Saturday 16th March– Esteli Week- Sheffield centre (evening) FEBRUARY 2013 Saturday 9th February- Mexican … Continue reading

Day of the Dead 2013

November  2013   Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos, in Spanish), a celebration to remember and honour the life of beloved ones who have passed away From the 30 Oct – 3rd Nov 2013 in Sheffield: come and share the Day of the Dead celebration. There will be many different activities in different venues … Continue reading


Hi everyone!    We have updated the information of some of our presentations. In the events  section you can find everything about our past events. There are some nice photographs of our dancers and performances. We hope you enjoy it!